Using the texts and directions from the Roman Missal, the Lectionary, and the Liturgy of the Hours, the online course, free for Adoremus subscribers, “Celebrating the Easter Mystery,” leads participants from the beginning of Lent on Ash Wednesday through Holy Week and the Sacred Triduum to Pentecost and beyond. By examining the Church’s liturgical and patristic texts, the course provides clarity to clergy and ministers for a more authentic and beautiful celebration of the Easter feasts, as well as spiritual insights for all who join in these most sacred of liturgies.
The course curriculum includes:
Class 1 | Ash Wednesday, Lent, Palm Sunday, and Holy Week
Class 2 | Holy Thursday, Eucharist, and Priesthood
Class 3 | Good Friday and Holy Saturday
Class 4 | The Easter Vigil
Class 5 | The Easter Season and Pentecost
The instructor for this course is Adoremus editor Christopher Carstens, who is also Director of the Office for Sacred Worship in the Diocese of La Crosse, WI, and a visiting faculty member at the Liturgical Institute at the University of St. Mary of the Lake in Mundelein, IL. He is author of A Devotional Journey into the Mass and A Devotional Journey into the Easter Season.
To view this course for FREE, visit Easter.liturgy.online. Enjoy!
Adoremus Bulletin for March 2021: Vol. XXVI, no. 5